Saturday, May 18

1931 Academy Awards – Original Story Winner and Nominees

1931 Academy Awards – Original Story Winner

The Dawn Patrol John Monk Saunders

The Dawn Patrol

John Monk Saunders

World War I ace Dick Courtney derides the leadership of his superior officer, but Courtney is soon promoted to squadron commander and learns harsh lessons about sending subordinates to their deaths.

1931 Academy Awards – Original Story Nominees

Laughter Harry d'Abbadie d'Arrast
Laughter
Harry d’Abbadie d’Arrast
Smart Money Lucien Hubbard
Smart Money
Lucien Hubbard
The Doorway to Hell Rowland Brown
The Doorway to Hell
Rowland Brown
The Public Enemy John Bright
The Public Enemy
John Bright